Tech Talk

You’re not invincible. You’re the target.

Posted on November 30, 2017
Category: Blog

Small businesses are a big market for cyber attacks. Hackers have realized that smaller businesses are easier targets for cyber attacks. According to the Verizon 2017 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR), 61% of cyber attack victims are business with less than 1,000 employees. So why are small business the target for these invasions? The answer is simple. Small businesses generally have weaker security. What weaknesses does your business have? Here are five of the most

Our team at DataVizion would like to extend a sincere thank you to everyone who attended our Second Annual Charity Golf Tournament Aug. 31, 2017. Together, with our partners and customers, we were able to raise $6,500 for Child Saving Institute. That’s $1,000 more than last year! The donation helps this nonprofit provides services including counseling, therapy, education and support for children and families in the community. A special thanks to Hewlett Packard Enterprise and

What’s your company’s mobile strategy?

Posted on June 20, 2017
Category: Blog

If you don’t have an answer to that question, you’re not alone. A study1 conducted by Robert Half Technology revealed 1 in 4 CIOs say their organization has no mobile technology strategy. However, it’s predicted that by the year 2020 mobile workers will make up more than 70 percent of the total U.S. workforce2. This is largely due to the quick rise in usage of smartphones, tablets, cloud-based applications and the Internet of Things and

You’ve Got Tech Questions, We’ve Got Answers

Posted on November 4, 2016
Category: Blog

At work and at home, you probably deal with technology issues more often than you would like. Sometimes, it’s the simplest of problems that cause the biggest headaches. Here are answers to some of the most common technology pain points. Is there a way to make my laptop’s battery last longer? In the past, it was commonly advised to drain your battery completely before recharging it. This rule mostly applies to older, nickel-based batteries. Most

Reduce Cyber Security Threats with Employee Training

Posted on October 28, 2016
Category: Blog

Cyber criminals are increasingly targeting private companies in hopes of easy access. Even basic oversights, such as leaving a laptop unattended or opening a spam email, could lead to a cyber attack and ultimately cause a financial loss for your company. Having the right technology in place to prevent such attacks is a must. However, you should also provide basic training to employees, as they are a critical line of defense against cyber attacks. Here

Staying current with the latest in technology and information security can be challenging and costly for businesses of any size. Yet, not enough businesses understand the benefits of outsourcing their IT support and managed services. Don’t worry; we’ll make it easy. Here are the top three questions decision-makers considering outsourcing their IT support should ask themselves.

  1. Can we handle our IT support ourselves?

To really answer this question you have to

No Wi-Fi, No Thank You

Posted on September 22, 2016
Category: Blog

Aruba ClearPass Helps You Embrace BYOD Regardless if you run a bank, hospital or retail organization, one thing’s for certain: your employees and customers have come to expect Wi-Fi access. But if the thought of letting anyone and everyone onto your network scares you, you’re not alone. With the Aruba ClearPass Access Management System you can embrace the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) culture allowing guest and employee-owned devices like smart phones, tablets and laptops onto

First Annual Charity Golf Tournament a Success

Posted on September 2, 2016
Category: Blog

We recently hosted our First Annual Charity Golf Tournament.  On Aug. 29, more than 100 participants including our partners and customers all came together for a fun day of golf, food and drinks.  sponsors

038_DV GOLF 2016More importantly, we all came together to raise $5,500 for Child Saving Institute.

Southwest Airlines was one of the latest companies to fall victim to what’s been referred to as a “computer glitch” resulting in hundreds of flight cancellations, delays, lots of unhappy customers and a negative impact to the company’s bottom line. A router breakdown that led to a series of failures in critical technology systems has been blamed. The backup systems in place also failed to work as expected. Even if you aren’t operating one of